In this turn of the century home, Green Hammer transformed a 1980’s renovated nightmare into a fine Craftsman contemporary kitchen with a nod to the home’s historic roots. Tabletop is a matched figured sequoia from SE 52nd and Belmont in Portland, Oregon, 10 blocks east of the job site. Benches have concealed storage. Forest Stewardship Council- certified tigerwood flooring.
Stone and brick feature prominently on the outside and inside of most craftsman homes. They are particularly important around a central fireplace, another feature of craftsman style. But they can be incorporated into other areas, too. Garden or tabletop accents such as tall slate oil lamps are a unique touch in the same shape as craftsman columns and add even more warm light.